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Articles Tagged with 'financial'
Co-op Financial Services to Sponsor Scholarships
August 08, 2011
This is the second year CO-OP Financial Services is sponsoring scholarships to this event.
A Research-Rich Summer
July 01, 2011
Projecting future financial services trends isn't for the meek.
Student Financial Literacy Programs Prove Effective
June 29, 2011
The best approach to financial literacy involves education, incentives, and automatic enrollment in employer retirement plans, GAO study reports.
Help Members Weather the Crisis
June 21, 2011
Economic challenges of the past three years continue to affect CU members.
When the GAO Calls, People Listen—and Speak Up
June 01, 2011
GAO study finds successful financial education programs are timely, accessible, and culturally sensitive.
20 Questions for Your CRM Provider
May 18, 2011
If a vendor makes a claim but won’t guarantee it in writing, that speaks volumes.
The Future of Financial Services: Four Key Trends
May 04, 2011
Personal relationships with consumers and businesses will become increasingly important in the future.
NCUA Promotes Financial Literacy Grants
April 14, 2011
NCUA will distribute $200,000 in Financial Education and Financial Literacy Initiative grants for low-income CUs.
Boomer Loyalty Has Limits
April 01, 2011
Baby boomers' needs are diverse and complex. These members can be a viable target for long-term relationships if CUs can meet their needs.
CUNA Offers Board Financial Literacy Certificate
March 14, 2011
CUNA helps CUs prepare for NCUA requirements on board financial literacy.
Credit Union Magazine
March 2014 digital edition
A New Payments Paradigm
Prepare for the End of Gridlock
Solving the Fannie and Freddie Puzzle
Many Consumers Burdened by 'Debito'
At Freedom First CU, People 'Bank for Good'
Mobile banking has come a long way. But I have to wonder why credit unions are not using their mobile platform for marketing purposes? I've asked many of my clients this question and the answer I hear most often is that their mobile platform provider hasn't developed that functionality yet. Are we missing BIG opportunities here?
This is a great list, but falls short. Consider the myriad of other risks that can bring the credit union to its knees: Technology risks including viruses, trojans, data breaches and other forms of security compromises. People risks, including disgruntled employees, social engineering attempts, social unrest, prison breakout, social media entries that also affect the mentioned reputational risk. Environmental risks, which could include derailed or overturned chemical tankers,blizzards, hurricanes, tornados, sink holes (save the Corvettes!), earthquakes, mudslides, forest fires. Leaders always need to be asking themselves, "What could stop us from performing our mission?" A solid crisis management organization, coupled with a realistic, exercised business continuity plan is vital to ensure continued operations.
Cash America self reported the Ohio collections robo signing incident which was a violation of company policy. An outside investigation was conducted and findings were reported to the state and CFPB. Customers were refunded money due the company before any federal or state action was announced.
This important article managed to engage & inform in a few short minutes. Kudos, CU Magazine!
This is such a great example of credit unions giving back. The key with Complex Community is that they don't just do these acts of kindness just to do them. They are a part of their culture (as you noted). Before starting a similar program, other credit unions should do a deep dive into their culture and then match their program to who they are.
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William Armstrong, Northeast Community CU
Dan Morrisey, Queen of Peace Arlington FCU
William Rissel, Fort Knox FCU
Joni Senkpeil, Illinois CU System
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